West End

The West End of Downtown D.C. is the area immediately west of downtown. This guide focuses on the areas of K Street, the West End and Foggy Bottom neighborhoods.
Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The George Washington University is a private federally chartered research university… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Government building
The , headquartered in , United States, is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational organizations in the world. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an art museum founded by Duncan Phillips and Marjorie Acker Phillips in 1921 as the Phillips Memorial Gallery located in the neighborhood of Phillips was the grandson of James H. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Office building
The is an international financial institution that provides loans and grants to the governments of low- and middle-income countries for the purpose of pursuing capital projects. Photo: shinythings, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is an affluent historic neighborhood in Washington D.C. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighborhood in , south of and west of . Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Washington, D.C, the capital of the and the seat of its three branches… Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

West End

38.9071° or 38° 54' 25" north
-77.0497° or 77° 2' 59" west
56 feet (17 metres)
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Also Known As

  • English: West End, Washington, D.C.
  • English: West End NW
  • German: West End
  • Greek: Γουέστ Εντ
  • Hebrew: ווסט אנד
  • Hebrew: וושינגטון די. סי./ווסט אנד
  • Japanese: ウェストエンド
  • Urdu: ویسٹ اینڈ، واشنگٹن ڈی سی

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